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Position # 3237
OrganizationVictoria Women In Need Community Cooperative - WIN
Position WIN Resale Shops - General Retail Support
Impact Statement At Victoria Women In Need Community Cooperative (WIN), we support women, trans, non-binary and two-spirit people along their journey between crisis, financial self sufficiency, and wellness. Our programs are there along each step of their journey. We value self sustainability, healthy relationships, entrepreneurship, conscious choice, personal empowerment, and environmental responsibility.

We believe everyone deserves an equal voice and opportunity to provide healthy, environmentally and financially sustainable lives for themselves and their families.

How do we support this? We collect donated goods and provide high quality clothing, household items and furniture through three Resale Shops in Victoria. The revenue from our shops, together with financial donations, covers the entire cost of running our non profit cooperative, and funds our empowerment programs. So whether you are a shopper, donor, or volunteer you too have a hand in transforming our community.
Description - Follow Health and Safety Protocols
- Store Functionality – Assist with distributing new stock to shelves and racks, assist with stock rotation of older items, sort/organize stock (by colour, size, likeness, etc.)
- Store Maintenance – Dust shelves, sweep floors, straighten clothing and general stock
- Stock Preparation – Assist preparing stock for sale, such as tagging clothing
- Store Sanitization – Assist with tasks relating to COVID-19 cleaning needs
- Customer Service – Greet customers, help customers find items, bag purchases.
Training Details Overview of WIN Co-op with Community Liaison Coordinator, take-home orientation package, and onsite one-on-one training with a designated supervisor such as daily tasks, goals, health and safety including communicable Disease Prevention plan and COVID-19 protocols, site orientation.
Working Conditions Indoors, overhead lighting, temperature regulated, medium to low noise levels including background music, some natural light, onsite break room and washroom available.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail An average shift is 2-4 hours (1-2 times per week). Shifts are available during store hours 7 days a week.
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Retail Sales/Donations, Recycling
Skill(s) Customer Service, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.womeninneed.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Danielle Kohorst
Phone 250-480-4006 Ext. 204
Address 785 Pandora Avenue Victoria, V8W 1N9
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